Wed., Sept. 11
At 11:36 a.m. deputies responded to a single-vehicle accident on County Road 23 just south of Highway 61. Jeremy Presson, 36, of Goodview, was driving a cement truck when he hit the shoulder and rolled the vehicle. Presson was taken to the hospital for non-incapacitating injuries. The removal of the truck took the majority of the day and required several people to clean up the hopper that dislodged from the truck, as well as three to four yards of cement. At 8:41 p.m. deputies received complaints that a group of juveniles was attempting to shoot a mans dog. Deputies located the three juveniles near Money Creek on Stenson Ridge Road. Two of them admitted to shooting garbage cans and signs with paintball guns, but denied shooting any dog. Three paintball guns with CO2 tanks were found. The two juveniles who admitted to shooting the guns are being referred to the county attorney for charges of disorderly conduct.
Friday, Sept. 13
At 1:07 a.m. deputies stopped Jason Darnell Willis, 25, of Minnesota City, Minn., for driving a vehicle 92 mph in a 55-mph zone on Highway 61 near Vila Street. When deputies spoke with Willis, who stated he was in a hurry to get home because the children had called to say someone was knocking on the door, they detected signs of intoxication, such as blood shot watery eyes. The driver reported he had not been drinking. Willis was then arrested and ticketed with fourth-degree driving while intoxicated, driving after suspension of license, and speeding. A preliminary breath test indicated that Willis had a blood alcohol content of .13 percent.
Wednesday, Sept. 4
At 3:41 p.m. deputies responded to a report of a vehicle stolen from the Dahl Chevrolet lot on Saturday, August 31. The 2004 Ford F350, dually, black, with a crew cab, license plate XD1764 had just been traded in on August 30. The perpetrator appears to be a white male, according to video tape surveillance.
Wed., September 11
At 7:49 a.m. officers responded to a report of a theft. A wallet containing a credit card, debit card, and cash was stolen from a vehicle that was parked near Valley Oaks.
At 7:59 p.m. an employee from Fantastic Sams called officers to report a man slumped over in his car with the engine still running. Officers awoke the man, who identified himself as Jesse Jack Bufe, 25, Gladstone, Mich. Bufe was arrested for fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance, possession of a hypodermic needle, and suspicion of driving under the influence. Items in the car field tested positive for opiates, and appeared to be heroin.
Thursday, Sept. 12
At 2:19 a.m. officers responded to a report of a man, identified as Juan Virgilio Cavazos Jr., passed out on steps near Third and Johnson streets. Officers arrested him for giving a false name to police, possession of drug paraphernalia and marijuana. He was transported to detox.
At 2:32 p.m. officers responded to a report of a theft at 100 East Fourth Street. Rachel Lyn Stansfield, 44, of Winona, was ticketed for theft of an owl statue from Inside the Vault; the item was returned to the store.